Paul W. Homan

Paul W. Homan

Man in military uniform

At right is Paul W. Homan, 101, staff sergeant in the U.S. Army Air Corp. Homan served with the 465th AAF unit in New Guinea, Philippines and Luzon. He was a radio operator (telegraph) and carbine sharpshooter. He received awards for good conduct, Asiatic-Pacific Theater, and three bronze stars, a Presidential Citation, and six Overseas Service Bars.Homan is the grandfather of Penn State 1996 graduate Amy (Harris) Geisinger, and the great-grandfather of Zachery Petey, junior in meteorology at the University.

IMAGE: Provided / Sherrill Harris